New Delhi: On Thursday evening, a large incident was rescued when a part of the guardrail fell between Lajpat Nagar and Jangpura Metro Station in violet line. The railing fell down when the metro was passing from there. This railing collapsed over the subway. However, no casualties have occurred in this incident.
Delhi Metro Violet Line (Escorts Mujesar – Kashmere Gate) hit by snag as wall collapses in Lajpat Nagar.
— Aishwarya AVSK (@AishwaryaAvsk) July 5, 2018
After the railing fell, the metro was stopped and the passengers were taken off the road and taken to the safe station through the track. Let it be said that this is one of the busiest routes in the metro that connects Delhi with Faridabad in Haryana. After this incident on the Kashmiri Gate-Escort Mujesar. People are facing inconvenience due to the service disrupted. Because the incident happened at a time when people were returning home from their office
Delhi Metro Violet Line service disrupted as boundary wall falls on coach.. pic.twitter.com/hfFMaBovyi
— saurabh srivastava (@saurabhsri07) July 5, 2018
The rains in Delhi-NCR have once again put people in trouble. Due to the rain, the guardrail on the Metro track fell on the Violet Line between Lajpat Nagar and Jangpura Station at 4.05 Pm. It got stuck in the gate of the Metro passing through it. After which the Metro services had to stop. During this time, passengers aboard the metro were removed from the rear gate. Work to removal guardrail was started by keeping Metro services closed for a few hours. Metro lines were started from 6.47 pm between Central Secretariat and Nehru Place on both lines.
According to the information, between Jangpura and Lajpat Nagar station, the guardrail in the side of the track on either side of the metro fell. The railing was trapped in a metro door passing through it, causing the metro to stop immediately. According to the passengers, there was such a loud noise as the collision of the railings, such a blast occurred.
Passengers traveling in the metro were evacuated from the rear emergency door. There is no information of any harm to the commuters in this incident. DMRC said that this incident happened due to sudden rain and wind in Delhi.
Newly constructed violet line incident has greatly disappointed commuters. The incident might have greatly affected the commuter’s life. Since 2002 Delhi Metro is running but till now such incident has not been occurred, now this big question on DMRC that 16 year old constructed railing has never fell down till now and how 1 year newly constructed railing fell down in normal weather condition.